What Happened on September 12, 2001

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Ansett Australia, Australia's first commercial interstate airline, collapses due to increased strain on the international airline industry leaving 10000 people unemployed.
  • Article V of the NATO agreement is invoked for the first and only time in response to the September 11, 2001 attacks against the United States of America.

Famous Deaths

  • Victor Wong, Chinese-American actor (b. 1927)